Auto Service Inverness
Having a reliable mechanic is key when it comes to your vehicle and maintaining it. Kranz Auto has been providing exceptional automotive services since 1946. With a company like Kranz, you know you are going to recieve quality work for a great price. For over 70 years, Kranz has been providing oil changes, brakes, steering and suspension repairs, and other automotive services to all around Inverness. So don’t risk taking your vehicle to some shop that might turn your simple visit into wallet breaker. Come to the reliable techs at Kranz Auto.
Brake Services Inverness
When it comes to your vehicle, there are a lot of different parts. One of the most important parts of your vehicle are the brakes. The lifespan of your break pads all depend on many factors such as; how hard you ride them during a stop, the type of vehicle, the type of brakes you get and what kind of pavement you are stopping on. If you are experiencing noise or feel like its harder to stop, come in to Kranz for a break check!
Failed Emissions Test Diagnostics Inverness
If your vehicle has a check engine light on, most likely it will fail the emissions test. So if your vehicle is due for an emissions test or failed an emission test, bring it into Kranz and let us help you get things fixed. Sometimes the codes that are given from an error in your vehicle’s computer can be hard to read. Our technicians are familiar with these codes and can isolate your problem and fix it. Most often the fix is just replacing the sensor, but other times it could be more complicated, but our techs are up to the challenge and can get your vehicle back in working order quickly.
Steering & Suspension Inverness
Your steering and suspension keep you in control of your vehicle on the road. When you feel your vehilce pulling to one side rather than going straight, bring in your vehicle to Kranz and let the experts perfrom an inspection. Our technicians are well trained to identify problems on any make or model so you can always rely that we will take care of you and your vehicle.
Oil Changes Inverness
Keeping up with your vehicle’s maintenance starts with regular oil changes. By getting routine oil changes, it can extend the lifespan of your vehicle and keeps it running smoothly. Our highly trained experts know exactly how often to have your oil changed based on your driving habits and vehicle so you can always have a schedule in place.
Tire Rotations Inverness
It is important to get your tires are rotated to ensure that they wear evenly while also extending the life span of your tires. Even tire wear is also important for balanced handling. Failure to rotate tires on a front-wheel drive vehicle will eventually result in the front tires having significantly less tread than the rear wheels. In an emergency, this could make the vehicle more difficult to control, especially if the road is wet. Bring in your vehicle to Kranz, our technitians will keep your vehicle and tires performing in top shape.
Tune-Ups & Timing Belts Inverness If you are like the average American who puts thousands of miles on their car each year, then you should be getting regular tune-ups done. Tune-ups are important and help prevent things from going wrong to your car. Having...
Winterize your Car Inverness Everyone looks to the picturesque landscape of freshly fallen snow during the winter. However, no one wants to look at it while waiting for someone to pick them up after their car has stopped working. Preparing your car for winter doesn’t...
Engine Repair Inverness While most parts of a car can be fixed if completely broken, the car engine is more difficult to repair when it gets to that state. A car’s engine is like the heart of the car and needs to be taken care of when problems first start to appear....
Tire Rotation Inverness Everyone likes to get more out of their car. However there is one thing people can do to get more out of their tires, that is often ignored. Tire rotation can help increase the life expectancy of your tires. As you drive your car’s tires will...
Steering and Suspension Repair Inverness The average American driver puts on about 13,000 miles on their vehicle each year. By driving lots of miles, you are also causing a lot of stress on your vehicle. If you are like the average american and put on 13,000 miles or...
Oil Changes Inverness Oil changes are an ongoing part of owning a car. They also tend to be one of the least expensive regular maintenance costs that you will incur. While it is one of the least expensive regular costs, it is still very important for your car’s...
Failed Emissions Repair Inverness Your car must pass the emissions test in oder to register your vehicle for new plates in Inverness, Illinois. If your car failed the emissions test, you need to take it to your local auto repair shop and have it repaired. Remember to...
Brake Replacement Inverness When it comes to driving your car, there is little that is more important than making sure you can come to a complete stop. While there are a lot of factors that are beyond your control, there is one that you can control. Replacing your...
Brake Pad Replacement Inverness When it comes to driving your car, there is little that is more important than making sure you can come to a complete stop. While there are a lot of factors that are beyond your control, there is one that you can control. Replacing your...
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- 111 S. Lageschulte St.
- Barrington, IL. 60010
- Business Hours: Monday – Friday 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
5.0 STAR RATING 6/6/2016
- This is a great shop and they are super knowledgeable. Tom Kranz is the owner and a super guy. He’s got a great team and they get the job done fast and correct the first time. If you live in the Barrington area and your vehicle needs work, I highly recommend using Kranz Automotive.
- Michael D.
- Palatine, IL
5.0 STAR RATING 11/5/2014
- Great service station! Trust them fully with care, prices and overall quality. Tom is great, trustworthy guy and I’ve been going to him for years (I find trouble trusting a automotive shop as a woman driver). Quick service as well, thanks Kranz Auto!
- Kassandra R.
- Elk Grove Village, IL
5.0 STAR RATING 10/7/2014
- I have been taking all my cars to Kranz for over a decade. Tom Kranz is a straight shooter – he has talked me out of repairs that would have made him money but not be in my best interest. The work I have had done ranges from simple oil changes to things like replacing a timing belt, new clutch, brakes, etc.
- I TOTALLY trust Tom and his expert staff with my car!
- Diane S.
- Barrington, IL